Compare Home Heating Costs

Use this tool to estimate what your annual heating costs would be using different heating systems.

1.       Look for the row that best describes your current heating system, then
2.       Press the Increase or Decrease buttons until the Annual Cost approximates yours.
3.       You can also modify price and efficiency assumptions.

This calculator is for comparison purposes only. Actual performance may vary. Default energy prices last updated: 4/14/2021.

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Heating
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Natural Gas Room Heater

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Kerosene Room Heater

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Propane Room Heater

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